Show #1381 - Monday, September 10, 1990

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Ed Allen, a writer and teacher from Memphis, Tennessee

Marc Pais, a pension consultant originally from Brazil

Ken Marks, a proofreader and umpire originally from Eastchester, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $1,300)

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Jeopardy! Round

    $100 21
On his 1st full day as president he pardoned most of the Vietnam War draft evaders
    $100 1
In 1966, he had 4 Top 40 hits including "It Was A Very Good Year"
    $100 22
These sea-going warriors were noted for the carved dragon heads on the prows of their ships
    $100 10
They're made up of 3 main island groups, the Bahamas & the Greater & Lesser Antilles
    $100 16
Crimestoppers' Textbook is a Sunday feature of this detective strip
    $100 6
Stan acts like he had these insects in his pants
    $200 23
For those who held some illegally, May 1, 1933 was the last day to return it to the Treasury
    $200 2
After Big Brother and the Holding Company she sang with the Full Tilt Boogie Band
    $200 27
In 1911 when it became a republic this country removed the dragon from its flag
    $200 12
Australia's smallest state, it's separated from the mainland by Bass Strait
    $200 17
Playing hip college student Joe Cool is among this Peanuts character's many fantasies
    $200 7
A sheep noise one shouldn't make at the dinner table
    $300 24
After Gov. Faubus shut down the schools in this city Sept. 1958, classes continued via television
    DD: $500 3
Heard here, this singer's last No. 1 single was released posthumously in 1973:

"If I could save time in a bottle / The first thing that..."
    $300 28
He saved the daughter of king of Libya from becoming dragon food; what a saint
    $300 13
The Isle of Pines in this Caribbean country has been renamed the Isle of Youth
    $300 18
Murat Young, creator of the successful "Blondie" strip, was better known by this nickname
    $300 8
You'll be in danger if you walk into this section of my yard
    $400 25
In 1937 Philadelphia threw a 4-month-long celebration to mark its 150th anniversary
    $400 4
Velvety-voiced male singer who starred with Dorothy Dandridge in the 1954 film "Carmen Jones"
    $400 14
Napoleon was born on Corsica, exiled to Elba & died on this island off the coast of Africa
    $400 19
When this strip began during the Depression, it was called "Apple Mary"
    $400 9
Sadie never has original ones
    $500 26
The U.S. decided not to take part in the 22nd Olympic games after the Soviets did this
    $500 5
Freda Payne sang with Duke Ellington in the 1960s & in 1970 had her 1st hit with this song about a wedding ring
    $500 15
In 1602 explorer Bartholomew Gosnold named this Massachusetts island for either his daughter or his mother-in-law
    $500 20
Chiquita Banana & the Campbell's Soup Kids were drawn by this "Hagar the Horrible" cartoonist
    $500 11
When I visited this Connecticut town it rained

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 14):

Ken Marc Ed
$1,200 $900 $1,100

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Ken Marc Ed
$2,800 $1,100 $2,600

Double Jeopardy! Round

    $200 1
1 of 2 planets in our solar system that have no moons
    $200 6
Well, well, this play has 2 "Well"s in its title
    $200 12
At 14, this future Cuban leader sent a letter to FDR asking him for a $10 bill because he'd never seen one
    $200 17
17th & 18th century women carried fancy little boxes full of these which they stuck on their faces
    $200 11
This city is home to the main campus of the University of Hawaii
    DD: $1,500 2
The hormone epinephrine is also called this, from the name of the glands that produce it
    $400 7
Cressida's uncle, Pandarus, calls him "the prince of chivalry"
    $400 13
This first Indian prime minister partly embraced the non-violent philosophy of Gandhi but not his asceticism
    $400 20
The Japanese are credited with creating the first fans you could do this to
    $400 15
Your hair doesn't have to be this shade of reddish-brown to attend this Alabama university of the same name
    $600 3
In biology, the beats of the heart; in botony, the seeds of a pea
    $600 8
Hamlet tells him, "There are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamt of in your philosophy"
    $600 14
In "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage", Byron mentions the court of Ali Pasha in this country
    $600 22
A hennin was a tall cone-shaped headdress with one these accessories hanging from the top
    $600 18
Washington College was renamed in 1871 to honor this general, its president from 1865-1870
    $600 23
An 1825 article in England thought the prospect of these traveling twice as fast as stages absurd
    $800 4
CaCO3, it's the main ingredient in limestone
    $800 9
Banquo says to them, "You should be women and yet your beards forbid me to interpret that you are so"
    $800 16
Though this 20-year-old may have resented his father Philip II, he took no part in his murder
    $800 19
This German university was founded in 1386 by Rupert the Elder, Elector of the Holy Roman Empire
    $800 24
In 1858, John Butterfield began his service between the Mississippi & this state
    $1000 5
Type of physics to which Planck's constant is fundamental
    DD: $4,000 10
The title of this comedy refers to Mistress Ford & Mistress Page
    $1000 21
In June 1943, he & Henri Giraud became co-chairs of the French Committee for National Liberation in Algeria
    $1000 27
A knight's hauberk, a long tunic, was usually made of this
    $1000 26
He was a faculty member at Tuskegee Institute for 47 years
    $1000 25
This Texan & his gang regularly held up the stage near Deadwood, South Dakota

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Ken Marc Ed
$6,000 $3,300 $12,100
(lock game)

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Final Jeopardy! Round

Helen Keller dedicated "The Story of My Life" to this man who "taught the deaf to speak"

Final scores:

Ken Marc Ed
$5,000 $1,995 $12,001
2nd place 3rd place New champion: $12,001

Game dynamics:

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Coryat scores:

Ken Marc Ed
$5,800 $3,300 $8,000
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
7 R,
1 W
22 R
(including 2 DDs),
1 W

Combined Coryat: $17,100

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Game tape date: 1990-07-31
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